Robin has more than 15 years direct Human Resources / Human Capital experience having previously worked in commercial learning organisations. A Chartered Fellow of the CIPD Robin holds a Master’s degree in Strategic Human Resources from the UK. He has been resident in Dubai since 2007, reaching his current position of Senior Vice President of Human Capital in DP World in September 2011. Significant achievements during his time as SVP of Human Capital have been the Dubai Human Development Award, integration of a global Talent Management process, commercializing the learning activities of the in-house DP World Institute, together with the successful integration of major acquisitions into the corporate entity. Current focus areas include Diversity, Human Capital capability across the globe, HC Analytics, plus building a compelling Employee Value Proposition.
DP World employs 37,000 people worldwide, is active across 6 continents, with 7 regional offices and 65 business units. Before joining DP World in Dubai Robin worked for the Oil & Gas and Ports arms of the Danish conglomerate, AP Moller-Maersk. He has worked in Oman as well as the UAE from a Middle East perspective and has also held assignments in Singapore and Holland.